Modern Soul Food Recipes
In every culture, weâ€™ve seen food celebrated and progressed. â€œSoul foodâ€ with its cheap food and â€œunhealthyâ€ associations tends to be the exception. These modern soul food recipes strive to challenge those perceptions and associations, while also honoring tradition. They are neo-soul remixes of Big Mamaâ€™s recipes that can be eaten every day. Even more so, they are about both elevating and changing the narrative around soul food by offering healthier versions that are connected to modern techniques and global flavor trends. It also serves the purpose of reminding us that soul food is rooted in food that is real, vegetable-centric, and local. You will find twists on classics ingredients like okra, sweet potatoes, and black-eyed peas.